Per Kvarnhols Persson

Male1795–15 February 1879

Brief Life History of Per Kvarnhols

When Per Kvarnhols Persson was born in 1795, in Malung, Dalarna, Sweden, his father, Pehr Danielsson, was 31 and his mother, Anna Andersdotter, was 29. He married Brita Olsdotter on 24 June 1822. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 15 February 1879, in Kvarnholn, Dalarna, Sweden, at the age of 84.

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Per Kvarnhols Persson
Brita Olsdotter
Marriage: 24 June 1822
Anna Persson
Kerstin Persson
Per Persson
Olof Persson
Brita Kvarnhol Persdotter

Sources (5)

  • Per Persson, "Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880-1930"
  • Per Person in entry for Kersten, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"
  • PER PERSSON in entry for ANNA, "Sweden Baptisms, 1611-1920"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 June 1822
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (6)


    Age 14

    Sweden declared independence. Constitutional monarchy established. Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden.


    Age 19

    Denmark ceded Norway to Sweden.


    Age 37

    Göta Canal opened.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Nils, Anders, Erik, Lars, Erland, Lennart, Agnar, Arnell, Bjorn, Helmer, Hilma, Joakim. German Kurt, Darrold, Hans, Mathias, Frieda, Oskar.

    Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Per, vernacular shortened form of Peter . It is also established in Denmark and northern Germany. Compare Parson 3 and Person 1.

    English: variant of Parson .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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